Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 65%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (56th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 44 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 95.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics63.3% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive91.2% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Sub-optimal background CPU (11%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus STRIX Z270E GAMING  (all builds)
Memory13.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1360 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170125
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 12 '18 at 20:51
Run Duration110 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 11%

 PC Performing as expected (56th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i7-7700K-$329
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
95.8% Outstanding
SC Int 136
SC Float 141
SC Mixed 140
111% 139 Pts
QC Int 457
QC Float 471
QC Mixed 471
106% 466 Pts
MC Int 617
MC Float 748
MC Mixed 622
99% 663 Pts
Poor: 82%
This bench: 95.8%
Great: 111%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 290-$399
Asus(1043 0468) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 947 MHz, MLim: 1250 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 17.7
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
63.3% Good
Lighting 188
Reflection 149
Parallax 267
67% 201 fps
MRender 118
Gravity 152
Splatting 165
60% 145 fps
Poor: 48%
This bench: 63.3%
Great: 68%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Sandisk SD7SB2Q-512G-1006 512GB
442GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X2180006
SusWrite @10s intervals: 338 361 370 350 379 344 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
91.2% Outstanding
Read 405
Write 362
Mixed 277
SusWrite 357
79% 350 MB/s
4K Read 36.4
4K Write 91.1
4K Mixed 27.2
138% 51.6 MB/s
DQ Read 294
DQ Write 258
DQ Mixed 139
142% 230 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 91.2%
Great: 92%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 2400 C15 2x8GB-$126
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (21st percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
67% Good
MC Read 26
MC Write 27.2
MC Mixed 19.8
70% 24.3 GB/s
SC Read 9.1
SC Write 19.9
SC Mixed 17.2
44% 15.4 GB/s
Latency 61.9
65% 61.9 ns
Poor: 43%
This bench: 67%
Great: 86%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical STRIX Z270E GAMING Builds (Compare 13,669 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 108%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 74%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING - $280

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 106% - Outstanding Total price: $1,326
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